Tag: Science

All tags relating to science, nature and that kind of stuff.

Reddit Science and the Broken Irish University Model

Science is gay – we all know it but only few acknowledge it. The world is gay, so science, the study of the world, must be too.  One of the fundamental flaws of tertiary education in Ireland is complete ignorance...

/ 06/08/2022

James Watson: A Modern Day Galileo?

On January 11th 2019, Nobel laureate and discoverer of the double-helix DNA structure James Watson was stripped of all his academic titles. This reprisal was undertaken by his former colleagues at Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory and came as a reaction...

/ 18/01/2019

Without Borders, Civilisation Cannot Exist

Without national borders, advanced civilisation would cease existing. Based on the findings of a 2017 Gallup poll, 14% of the world’s adults would emigrate if the opportunity was available. That is over 700,000,000 people. Almost equal to the entire population...

/ 08/01/2019

Human-Animal Hybrids and The Value of Conservative Caution

“Repugnance is not an argument. In crucial cases, however, repugnance is the emotional expression of deep wisdom, beyond reason’s power to fully articulate it. Shallow are the souls that have forgotten how to shudder.” -Dr Leon Kass. Former Chairman of...

/ 15/10/2017